100

Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Seeps with melancholy, old wounds, repressed anger, lust. That it is also caustically funny and heartwarming is miraculous.
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90

Wall Street Journal

By Joe Morgenstern
A handsome, absorbing debut feature by the fiction and television writer Henry Bromell.
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88

Baltimore Sun

By Michael Sragow
In the full-house ensemble of Henry Bromell's Panic, Neve Campbell is the wild card.
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88

Chicago Tribune

Graced by bleak, stylized direction and an insightful ending that suggests that nothing ever really ends, this first feature film by "Northern Exposure" and "Homicide" writer and producer Bromell is a promising debut.
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80

Rolling Stone

By Peter Travers
A black-comedy gem.
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75

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
A small gem in the postholiday depression.
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75

Miami Herald

By Rene Rodriguez
This bleak, oh-so-dark comedy is one of the best movies you almost didn't get to see.
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75

San Francisco Chronicle

By Mick LaSalle
Not the kind of movie anyone will remember at Oscar time. But no one who sees it will forget it.
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75

Philadelphia Inquirer

By Desmond Ryan
A defiantly offbeat and accomplished piece with a dream ensemble acting out one man's nightmare, it deserves not to fall through the cracks.
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50

Christian Science Monitor

By David Sterritt
The atmosphere is more compelling than the plot, but the story does pack a surprise or two.
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77 out of 100
Generally favorable reviews
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